Tag Archives: age verification

New Integrity Age and ID Verification Whiteboard Video

Do you need to know more about age and ID verification solutions? Check out our recently added whiteboard instructional video that walks you through how Integrity can separate adult content from minors without requiring a credit card, screen for registered sex offenders, comply with the 2010 PACT Act, hold age-restricted events.

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Aristotle Supports FTC Recommendations Targeting Marketing of Alcohol to Minors

“Unambiguously Clear” Guidance for “Best Practices” Cited by FTC involves Verification of Age for all Consumer Data Collected Aristotle, a company that provides online and in-person age verification to social networks, alcohol companies and others required to verify age, would like to applaud the FTC for its most recent recommendations to alcohol marketers. “This is the second […]

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iGambling in New Jersey Gets ‘Soft Play’ Test

…After five days of “soft play,” with no more than 500 players at a time for each gambling operator, online sites will open to the public Tuesday — if they prove themselves to the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement. The agency will use the trial period to make sure “all systems perform as required […]

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Internet Gambling in N.J. Gets Online Test

This is a big week for Internet gaming in New Jersey. A trial period begins Thursday, when invited players will be able to test poker, slots, and other games under the watchful eyes of regulators. … Another major issue for online gambling is age verification, said John Aristotle Phillips, CEO of Aristotle Inc., which is […]

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Learn the Truth About COPPA Today

COPPA: The Final Word On July 1, 2013, sweeping new regulations for marketing to children take effect.  In updating the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) Rule, the Federal Trade Commission has extended its reach to new businesses and new information. Even if you were safe in the past, you may not be in this brave […]

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FTC Updates Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Stamp of Approval for Parental Consent Tools Video Verification, Government-Issued ID Check Embraced

Aristotle’s Integrity™ Gives Kids’ Sites “Safe Harbor” Using FTC-Approved Methods December 20, 2012 (Washington, DC) ­ — The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced changes to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA), clarifying and updating the decade-old law protecting children’s information on line.  The new “Rule” specifies how sites catering to children must handle personal […]

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For Children, a Lie on Facebook Has Consequences, Study Finds

A federal law intended to protect children’s privacy may unwittingly lead them to reveal too much on Facebook, a provocative new academic study shows, in the latest example of how difficult it is to regulate the digital lives of minors. Facebook prohibits children under 13 from signing up for an account, because of the Children’s Online Privacy […]

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The New Twitter Age Verification System Exposed

From cyber-bullying to Operation Rescue, efforts at keeping kids safe online have known some admirable allies over the years. Can that same spirit of protecting innocent youths be used then by spirits brands and marketers of  “adult products” too? Buddy Media and Twitter think so, teaming up last week in the endless struggle against teen mischief, […]

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Congressmen Voice Concerns About Facebook Plans to Let Children Join Site

Two congressmen voiced concerns Monday following a Wall Street Journal report that Facebook was exploring ways to let kids join the social network without lying about their age. Massachusetts Democrat Ed Markey and Texas Republican Joe Barton fired off a letter to Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg with 14 paragraphs’ worth of questions about technology the […]

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Online Alcohol Merchants Fail to Check IDs

Many Internet alcohol vendors are lax at verifying that customers are of legal age, making it easy for teens to buy alcohol, according to a new study. Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill asked eight volunteers between the ages of 18 and 20 to attempt to purchase alcohol from 100 of […]

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